How to achieve a fresh and dewy makeup look

I've spent most of my early 20s masking my face with matte products. Having oily skin, you cringe at the thought of dewy and fresh. Instead you want matte, and no oil-slick, please! I've come to terms that oily skin isn't necessarily bad, but in a way will help me age nicely πŸ˜‰ I've changed … Continue reading How to achieve a fresh and dewy makeup look


DIY: Teeth Whitening

I have been in a HUGE DIY phase lately & I love it. I started getting into DIY's from my old college roomie Allie (who will hopefully be guest writing for The Telescope Daily sometime soon) πŸ™‚ Anywho- If you are anything like me, you have tried SO many different ways to attempt to get … Continue reading DIY: Teeth Whitening

Halloween Costume: Rocky Horror Picture Show Characters

So this year we decided to celebrate Halloween by attending a local showing of Rocky Horror Picture Show. Ever since I saw the live play in college, I was obsessed! The cult classic that has transcended decades and it still as popular as it was in the 70's. If you are familiar with RHPS, you … Continue reading Halloween Costume: Rocky Horror Picture Show Characters

DIY: Face Masks!

Do you love face masks? Me too! They are such an amazing way to target skin problems and give your beautiful face an extra dose of TLC. Want to know the best part? There are so many masks that you can DIY with ingredients from your kitchen! DIY Masks: "Burning Face Mask" from Targets … Continue reading DIY: Face Masks!

Makeup Tutorial: Cranberry Eyes

Fall always brings out the warmer and darker shades of my collection out, and I love to experiment with oranges, and cranberry for this season. Since most of my days are spent at work, when I do looks like these they will always be toned down and geared towards everyday wear versus your full-glam looks! … Continue reading Makeup Tutorial: Cranberry Eyes

Smackdown: Naked 2 vs. Pur Cosmetics

When the FabFitFun post appeared on our blog by the lovely Jo, I squealed a little. Not only because it had so many goodies, but the palette in the box reminded me of something that I had just purchased; the Naked 2 palette by Urban Decay. When she came over to photography her September favorites, … Continue reading Smackdown: Naked 2 vs. Pur Cosmetics

Fall Lip Loves

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Do you know why I love fall so much? It's because the leaves are changing, PSL is back in my life, being cozy is a necessity and the gorgeous deep reds and cranberry shades are back in our lives! My go-to makeup look for the fall revolves around a deep … Continue reading Fall Lip Loves

DIY: Scalp Detox

If you're like me- your hair goes through "the motions." Somedays I want to cut it, other days I want to grow it out like Pochauntas. Somedays it feels dry and others its GREASY! Come'on hair- get your sh*t together. Anyways, today I will be walking you through a DIY Scalp Detox + how it … Continue reading DIY: Scalp Detox

Back to school: hair

Looking for cute hairstyles when you're short on time? Look no further! I was the queen of sleeping as late as I possibly could before my classes in the morning. Oops! I just call it extra beauty sleep Β πŸ˜‰ here are a few hairstyles that take no time and keeping your mane looking fresh + … Continue reading Back to school: hair

Back to school: makeup

Here is a very simple back to school eye makeup look that will take you five seconds to glam up. Β  1 & 2. Prime your eyes with your favorite primer. I'm using the Bare Minerals 5 in 1 primer in soft linen, which gives a blank canvas to my lids as it is very … Continue reading Back to school: makeup